Emily  Matchar

Emily Matchar


Have Injury, Will Travel

With medical costs exploding, young adventurers are opting to go under the knife overseas. Is the risk worth it?

Emily Matchar
Nov 14, 2013

Boom Times

Meet the preppers, a rattled, robust survivalist movement whose members just hate being called survivalists. Emily Matchar investigates the 21st century's wildest new apocalyptic scene.

Emily Matchar
Jul 10, 2012

Disappearing Act

Getting far, far, far away from it all is easier—and cheaper—than you think. Presenting seven adventure-packed Caribbean island escapes.The Over-UnderSABA, NETHERLANDS ANTILLES[photo size=...

James Sturz, Christopher Percy Collier, Matthew Fishbane, Chris Dombrowski, Matthew Fishbane, and Emily Matchar
Jan 28, 2009

Magnetic South

Ah, Mexico. Land of hot sand, cheap beer, and a foolproof cure for seasonal affective disorder: endless adventure.

Stephanie Pearson, Ted Alan Stedman, Stefani Jackenthal, and Emily Matchar
Dec 8, 2008

The High Price of Being a Rocket Man

By 2010, Denver-based Jet Pack International hopes to release the first commercially available jet pack. The forthcoming T-73 model is already five years and 100 pairs of burned shoes in the making.

Emily Matchar
Oct 30, 2008